An evergreen Italianate idyll at Ickworth

Ickworth's Italianate garden is one of the first of its kind in the UK. Designed for privacy, space and freedom, it's a distillation of the gardens of classical Italy given an individual English touch.

Closeup of the hexagonal stones in the Stumpery Garden at Ickworth
View of Box hedges in the garden behind the Rotunda at Ickworth

Ickworth’s sumptuous pleasure grounds 

Explore, discover and rediscover something new every season in Ickworth’s gardens, a place of contrasts, tranquillity and enchantment.

View of the Rotunda, Church, and Walled Garden from across the Canal Lake

Ickworth’s Walled Garden  

Explore the fascinating past and future plans of Ickworth’s Walled Garden. A great place for picnics, inspiring views and wildlife.